LONE STAR REDEMPTION
LONE STAR REDEMPTION (4.5) by Colleen Thompson: Journalist Jessie Layton is searching for her estranged twin sister. She needs to bring her home to see their dying mother so they can make peace. Former Marine Zach Rayford has returned home to help his widowed mother with the family ranch and his little niece. Jessie and Zach are both on a mission to mend their broken families. When secrets are suddenly revealed, Jessie is seriously injured and her coworker is murdered. As Zach and Jessie search for a killer and Zach discovers a strange connection between their families, their feelings for each other deepen. Equal parts suspense and romance, this fast-paced story is filled with plenty of action and intrigue. Vulnerable, genuine characters and an interesting mystery make for a thrilling read.